E-News February 4th, 2020

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Ella Rae Lace Merino Chunky

On Sale 30% off

Ella Rae Lace Merino Chunky
100% Superwash Merino Wool available in about 12 colors
121 yds/100g
Now all at 30% off!
Double Moss Stitch Cowl with Rolled Edges- FREE Pattern
Seed Stitch Cowl- FREE Pattern
Ribbed Hat- FREE Pattern
Fingerless mitts- FREE Pattern

Encore Makes the Best Throws

At any Weight!

Remember that February is Afghan Month
And Encore comes in several weights- one of my favorites is Encore Mega.
Mega Cakes is 150 g of Encore Mega in a self striping cake. Mega Cakes is now on sale for $8.00 a cake.
Encore Mega comes in 100g balls.
64 yds/100g. Many colors available.
A Hudson Bay blanket for a cold winter. Knit with Encore Mega.
A sampler throw knit with Encore Mega.
A Dotted Swiss throw for Encore Mega. This one can also be used for Mega Cakes,
The second pattern on 2941 is a basketweave throw for Encore Mega.
A Log Cabin Blanket for
Encore Mega Colorspun
A FREE pattern for Encore Mega Colorspun.

Valentine’s Day is Coming

Crochet Heart Coaster Kit
Kit contains enough Fantasy Naturale to make 2 coasters.
Knit up this Hotpad/Potholder with just one hank of Fantasy Naturale.
If we run out of kits, just purchase 1 hank of Fantasy Naturale and we will supply the pattern.
3 washcloths patterns in one kit! Kit contains enough
Fantasy Naturale to knit up one cloth, plus all 3 patterns to choose from.

Appalachian Baby

Appalachian Baby Organic cotton is all American made and purely perfect for that special baby. Now available in several colors as well as Natural.
We have some of the best baby blankets you will ever find.
Both are available as kits at The Knitter’s Edge.
Our Mini Pick A Knit Baby Blanket is a sampler project to knit in 3 colors of organic cotton.
Mini Boho Baby Blanket
Our newest blanket is a ripple done in 2 colors. Choose your colors from the selection we carry. We will build a kit for you!


This Week’s Classes

 We have over 30 classes each week!

Upcoming Classes

Weaving 201 with Lynn
Tuesday Feb 18 & 25 | 4-6pm
Expand your basic knowledge of weaving on a rigid heddle loom by creating several mug rugs in different patterns using just one warp. Session One will be a refresher on warping the loom with a new twist. During Session Two we will weave several mug rugs using the Houndstooth pattern, and a Pick-up Stick!! Prior knowledge of warping a rigid heddle loom is a must to be able to successfully complete this project. Looms are available to rent for an additional $10.00. We will be using Fantasy Naturale which can be purchased during Session One.
Class cost: $45.00 Call to register.
Reversible Crochet Cowl w/ Becky
Continuing into February
Join Becky to create this 2 color crochet cowl. It’s reversible too. Becky used 2 contrasting colorways of Emma’s Practically Perfect Sock yarn, but any fingering weight yarn will work. FREE Pattern available for Class participants. Bring size E hook plus D and F if you have them.
Begin or continue in class sessions on Wednesdays | 1-3pm and 3:30 – 5:30pm. Due to the overwhelming interest in this class, more sessions with Becky will be added. Watch for info. Becky’s Saturday morning class is NOT available for this project at this time.
Socks with Maggie
Continuing into February| 6:30 – 8:30pm
Join Maggie on Tuesday evenings this January to knit up the OMG heel socks. You will need a 400 yd+ hank of Fingering weight sock yarn plus Size 1 or 2 needles- DPNs, Magic Loop or 2 circs.
Brioche 201 with JoAnne
Coming in February 2020!
Take your next step in Brioche and knit up a hat. We will be making ours in 2 colors. Knowledge of Brioche needed. Watch this space for more details.
Tips & Tricks with Julia
Monday Feb 3 & 10 | 1-3pm
Learn some tips for working ribbing & color changes as well as weaving in ends; all while knitting up a mini hat. “Top off” the class with a kitchener st top. Bring 2 solid colors of DK weight yarn such as Dreambaby DK plus size 5 or 6 needles in dpns, 2 circs or magic loop (your choice). The Pocket Hat pattern can be purchased for later use, but is not needed for class.
Call to sign up.
New Beginner’s Sampler Scarf
Continuing in February | 3:30 – 5:30pm with Eileen
With 2 hanks of Worsted Merino Superwash you can knit up a great sampler- learning new stitches as you go. This class will continue on Tuesdays | 3:30 – 5:30pm.
Bring size 7 & 8 needles. Pattern will be provided for class participants.